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HUMAN RESOURCES DIRECTOR

 

Working under the direction of the Municipal Administrator, the Human Resources Director performs work in planning, organizing and directing a comprehensive human resource management program for the City and Borough of Sitka. The Director is responsible for recruitment, employment and classification, continuing development of personnel policies, employee development, compensation and benefits administration, records management, employee relations, safety policies and related work as required.  Annual salary $89,107+ DOE.

 

Application and complet job description available at links below.  Contact hr@cityofsitka.org or (907) 747-1816 with any questions.  Open Until Filled.  EOE. 

 

Job Description

Employment Application

 

 

 

JAIL OFFICER

 

Sitka Police Department is establishing a hiring list.  Full-time, benefited including100% employer-paid health benefits (medical, dental and vision) for employee and dependents, starting wage: $19.98/hr.  Maintains security within the jail facilities, performs related work as required.   Mandatory shift work including nights, weekends, holidays; and overtime both scheduled and emergency.  Applicants must be at least 18 years of age.  Selection process includes a background check and ability to type a minimum of 30 WPM, high school diploma or GED; some related public safety experience or any equivalent combination of education, work experience and training to provide the knowledge, skills and abilities necessary to perform jail officer duties.  

 

Application and complet job description available at links below.  Contact hr@cityofsitka.org or (907) 747-1816 with any questions.  Open Until Filled.  EOE. 

 

Job Description

Jail Officer Application

 

 

 

PLANNING DIRECTOR

 

Plans, organizes and directs the overall planning, economic development, zoning, community development, land management and related functions within the City and Borough.  Supervise and perform short- and long-range planning, economic research and development, land development and management, zoning review, community development and state and federal grant functions in accordance with assigned responsibilities.  Direct supervision of Planner I.  Establish and maintain effective working relationships with other Department and City employees, State and Federal officials and the public.  Principal duties performed in both a general office environment and at various fieldwork sites.  Starting salary $84,864+ DOQ/E.

 

Application and complet job description available at links below.  Contact hr@cityofsitka.org or (907) 747-1816 with any questions.  Open Until Filled.  EOE. 

 

Job Description

Employment Application

 

 

 

POLICE CHIEF - CITY AND BOROUGH OF SITKA POLICE DEPARTMENT

 

Successful candidate must be a dynamic leader, an experienced manager and a practitioner of community policing principles.  This is a full time, grade 38 position.  Starting salary $93,620.80+ DOQ/E.

 

Principal Duties:  Plans, organizes, directs and oversees all police functions and personnel in the maintenance of public order and safety.  32 F/T Employees.  City Population - 8,690.  Works under the direct supervision of the Administrator.

 

Acceptable experience and training: Graduation from an accredited college or university with an Associate’s Degree in Criminal Justice, Police Science, Police Administration or a closely related field; and extensive law enforcement experience with a managerial role; or any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the knowledge, skills and abilities necessary to perform the work.

 

Required skills: Comprehensive knowledge of local, State and Federal laws; comprehensive knowledge of the procedures and practices involved in Police Administration and law enforcement; integrity, ingenuity and inventiveness in the performance of assigned tasks.  This is a high visibility/high profile position.

 

Required Special qualifications:  Possession of a driver’s license issued by the State of Alaska; ability to pass a background check; graduation from a certified Police Academy; advanced certification by the Alaska Police Standards Council; graduation form the FBI National Academy or Southern Police Institute preferred.

 

Complete and submit the F-3 Personal History Statement – APSC provided at the link below, along with a cover letter and resume to Human Resources, City and Borough of Sitka, 100 Lincoln Street, Sitka AK 99835; fax (907) 747-1846 or email hr@cityofsitka.org.  Call (907) 747-1816 or hr@cityofsitka.org with any questions.  Open until filled.  The City and Borough of Sitka is an equal opportunity employer.

 

Job Description

F-3 Personal History Statement (no other application form will be accepted)

 

 

 

ALL YEAR RECRUITMENT - POLICE OFFICERS

 

Sitka Police Department is establishing a hiring list for Police Officer.  Full-time, starting wage: $27.38 per hour/lateral transfers/shift differential DOE.  Benefits include accrued paid time off; 12 paid holidays; uniforms and equipment (excluding boots); 100% employer-paid health benefits (medical, dental and vision) for employee and dependents and PERS and SBS retirement plans.  Preference given to applicants with current certification as police officer.  Mandatory 12-hour shift work include nights, weekends, holidays and overtime, both scheduled and emergency with 4 days on/3 days off, 3 days on/4 days off.  Police Application Form and Job Description below.  

 

Must be at least 21 years of age, able to pass an extensive background check, high school diploma or GED, in possession of a driver’s license, and meet minimum standards of Alaska Police Standards Council for Police Officers.  Return completed applications to Human Resources, 100 Lincoln Street, Sitka AK 99835 or by fax (907) 747-1846 or email hr@cityofsitka.org.  Call (907) 747-1816 with any questions.  Application reviews on the 2nd and 16th of each month.  Open until filled.   EOE.

 

Police Officer Job Description

F-3 Application Form for Police Officers

(Please do not submit two-sided applications)

 

 

 

 

For all positions, send or fax completed single page applications (please do not submit applications copied front and back), resumes and references to:

The City and Borough of Sitka
Attn: Human Resources
100 Lincoln Street
Sitka, AK 99835
Human Resources: (907) 747-1816 Fax: (907) 747-1846
Email hr@cityofsitka.org with any questions.

The City and Borough of Sitka is an Equal Opportunity Employer

 

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APPLICATIONS (Please submit in single-page format):

F-3 Application Form for Police Officers

Dispatch and Records Clerk/Jail Officer Application

All other CBS Employment Application